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A Review of Shara McCallum’s No Ruined Stone

No Ruined Stone, Shara McCallum’s recent narrative verse collection, asks us to look squarely at the “Faustian bargain” the colonizer struck in the West Indies, the five-hundred-year-old Transatlantic slave trade, and the…

A Review of Andrea Abi-Karam’s Villainy

“I WANT A BETTER APOCALYPSE THIS ONE SUCKS” is a proclamation that lands in Andrea Abi-Karam’s second book Villainy, with the playful yet fatalistic petulance of a young and restless fugitive. Here…